c/o Teollisen yhteistyön rahasto Oy (FINNFUND)
00121 Helsinki - FINLAND
puh: 09 348 434
IndustryAgriculture and food processing
Mnz Casa # 4 Barrio San Carlos
Boyacá, Colombia Colombia
Phone number+57 312 508 2412
Web page https://www.comproagro.com
Company email email@example.com
Mrs. Rosalba Vergara Guio
Phone+57 320 8909629
Contact personAndres Archila
Project abstractComproagro.com is a web platform that allows farmers, suppliers and producers to offer their products directly to the consumer. Comproagro.com associates small producers to sell to large supermarket chains, giving added value to products, the website eliminates intermediaries in the process of buying and selling to improve their income. The company is looking for companies or partners which can provide know-how or technology in the e-commerce sector and website development with logistics and social media integration. Additionally, a partner in the Cleantech market segment and farming innovations is sought..
ABR Vergara Guio S.A.S is a Colombian company who commercialises their e-commerce platform Comproagro.com. This web platform allows farmers, suppliers and producers to offer their products directly to the end consumer or retail chains. Comproagro.com associates small producers to sell to large supermarket chains, giving added value to products, the website eliminates intermediaries in the process of buying and selling to improve their income.
The company was founded in 2015 and employs 25 persons. They are currently producing for the Colombian domestic markets and their clients are end consumers and retail chains such as Exito.
The company is actively looking for partners which are able to provide know-how or technology in the e-commerce sector and website development with logistics and social media integration. Their potential partner would be able to present a strong proposal to redesign Comproagro’s website and operations (supply chain and logistics).
Additionally, they are looking for partners which are able to provide know-how and technology for farming practices (planting techniques, ecosystem conservation, correct use of pesticides, organic farming and production, waste and water management) and other related agribusiness purposes. Since their clients are farmers and farmer’s associations, they want to improve the supply chain and add value with more efficient operations.
The company can offer an interesting pilot project with promising benefits, they could build an efficient e-commerce platform for agri-business. This platform would serve a bigger purpose for the farmers and in the background, the company could use the Finnish know-how and technology to serve the supply chain, logistics and farming practices for offering a competitive product in the international markets.
The project timeline could vary depending of the type of the partner and what the project involves. The place of execution would be subject to the recommendations given by partner sought, depending on the convenience of the national or international market segments. The business cooperation could be some of the following:
- An investment to improve the production processes (machinery for processing foods, packaging, etc.)
- Exchange of know – how technology for e-commerce, boosting production for farmers and improving the operation processes in the supply chain (logistics)
- Establishment of a joint venture.
Number of employees10-49
Annual turnover in €0-0,5M
Annual balance sheet total0-0,5M
Already engaged in international co-operationNo
Percentage of transnational activities0 to 9 %